[SATLUG] A challenge for all seasoned experts :-)
sargonemail at gmail.com
Sat Feb 1 14:43:04 CST 2014
One approach using 16MB of ram on 486DX (see post at end of thread) :
On Sat, Feb 1, 2014 at 2:23 PM, Craig <sargonemail at gmail.com> wrote:
> *On Sat Feb 1 06:16:03 CST 2014 Daniel Villarreal* wrote:
> > http://www.tinycorelinux.net/faq.html#req <http://www.tinycorelinux.net/faq.html#req>
> > "An absolute minimum of RAM is 46mb. TC won't boot with anything less..."
> As discussed last month, need to compile microcore version of tinycore (12MB distro)
> Microcore will run in 4MB with swapspace.
> Really need to upgrade the ram to 64MB if at all possible (16MB min for decent Xwin usage).
> What I thought would be interesting to see, would be installing/configuring grub to use gPXE to
> fetch/run the 12MB microcore distro in 32 or 64MB of ram (vs. using floppy distro)
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